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Table 2 Mortality effect of clove and cinnamon essential oils against laboratory-reared larvae with their LC50 and LC95 values

From: Evaluation of active ingredients and larvicidal activity of clove and cinnamon essential oils against Anopheles gambiae (sensu lato)

Essential oil Time (h) LC50 (μg/ml) 95% CI LC95 (μg/ml) 95% CI
Clove 24 17.527 1.38–48.29 2374.06 766.08–46,983.67
48 19.56 1.68–52.42 2649.45 842.39–56,349.62
72 8.605 0.34–29.24 1165.53 428.91–12,406.62
Cinnamon 24 11.788 5.67–18.87 115.15 86.85–158.69
48 10.46 4.90–17.04 102.18 75.77–142.14
72 12.314 6.07–19.43 120.28 90.97–166.96